The Ystrad Mynach College

AS Level Graphic Design

The Ystrad Mynach College
In Hengoed

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Typology A Level
Location Hengoed (Wales)
Duration 1 Year
  • A Level
  • Hengoed (Wales)
  • Duration:
    1 Year
Description

Those who wish to explore a range of graphics media and techniques.

Important information

Government funding available

Facilities (1)
Where and when
Starts Location
On request
Hengoed
Twyn Road, Ystrad Mynach, CF82 7XR, Caerphilly, Wales
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Starts On request
Location
Hengoed
Twyn Road, Ystrad Mynach, CF82 7XR, Caerphilly, Wales
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To take into account

· Requirements

Four grade C or above passes at GCSE level, but for mature infill students life experience will be taken into account.

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What you'll learn on the course

Design

Course programme

AS Level Graphic Design

Who is this course for?
Those who wish to explore a range of graphics media and techniques.

What will I learn?
The course will introduce you to a variety of experiences, exploring a range of graphics media and techniques. You will develop an understanding of meaning, function, style, scale, colour and content in relation to your chosen aspect of graphic design.You will learn to respond to an issue, concept or idea, working to a brief.The course allows you to gain an appreciation of the appropriate use of lettering, signs and symbols. Together with an understanding of a variety of genres and materials appropriate to the aspect of graphic design that you are studying.

Assessment
During the first year you will be assessed on one major coursework project (which is supported by numerous smaller, task based activities) and an externally set exam (5 hours). Year 2 consists of a personal investigation relating to graphic design (again supported by smaller tasks) and an externally set exam (15 hours).

On Completion Achievement / Progression
This qualification will enable you to progress onto design courses in higher education leading to careers in advertising, computer graphics, image editing and print.

Course Title: Attendance / Start Date
GCE A Level Graphic Design: Day Course - 13 Sep 10

AS Level Graphic Design: Day Course - 13 Sep 10


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